BWCA Entry Point 68 - Pine Lake Boundary Waters

68 - Pine Lake

Permits Available:
Entry Type:
Overnight Paddle Only
Ranger Station:
Gunflint - 60 miles from office

Entry Point Notes:
  • 1 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • Access through McFarland Lake.
  • Latitude: 48.05054 Longitude: -90.05717
  • Approx. Directions

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Permit reservations must be made for overnight camping or day use motor in the BWCA. You can make permit reservations through an outfitter or directly. Day use permits for paddling are available at the entry point and do not require a reservation or a fee.

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Trip Reports - Pine Lake

Trip Name Type Days
2023 Pine Lake solo adventure Paddling Kayak 2 Days
4 Days on Pine October 2014 Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Pine Lake 2014 Paddling Canoe 5 Days
One of the shortest Paddling Canoe 1 Days
Prisoners on Pine Paddling Canoe 6 Days
Winter #68 Snowshoeing 4 Days
4 Guys Fishing. Paddling Canoe 6 Days
My first trip - EP 68 Pine Lake Paddling Canoe 6 Days
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Fishing Tips

Lake Species
Vale Lake Brook Trout
Pine Lake Smallmouth Bass